FAT DISORDERS: UNDERSTANDING AND TREATMENT

Friday Sept 5th and Saturday Sept 6th in Washington, D.C.

 

Agenda

Day One    Friday, September 5:    4:30 – 9:00

Hosted by Flexi Touch

Light Meal Provided

 

4:30 – 5:00Registration

5:00 – 5:30 Meet and Greet 

5:30 – 5:50Introductions:  FDRS President, Board and Special Guests

5:50 – 6:20FlexiTouch, Premiere Sponsor Presentation

6:20 – 6:40Linda Anne Kahn, CLT:  Healthy living and Nutrition    

6:40 – 7:35Mixer (with Vendors present at their booths)

7:35 – 8:55Fashion Show

8:55 – 9:00Review of Day 2 Schedule/Questions

 

Day TwoSaturday, September 6:  7:30 – 5:45

Light Lunch Provided

 

7:30 – 8:00Registration

8:00 – 8:10 Introductions

8:10 – 8:20Jeanneane Palczewski, Patient/Bob Cornute, Trainer: Morning Music/Stretch

8:20 – 8:40Yvonne Russell, RN, CLT:  A Day in the Life of a Lipedema Patient

8:40 – 9:40Dr. Stutz:  Liposuction in Lipedema Patients

9:40 – 10:00Questions and Handouts 

 

10:00 – 10:15Break/Vendor Visits

 

10:15 – 10:45Patricia and Bob Cornute, Patient and Fitness Trainer:  Making Exercise Work for You 

10:45 – 11:40Yvonne Russell, RN, CLT:  Compression and Product Overview

11:40 – 12:40Steve Norton, Norton School of Lymphatic Therapy:  Managing Lipedema Safely

 

12:40 – 1:40Lunch/Vendor Visits

 

1:40 – 2:40Karen Herbst, MD, PhD: The Four Fat Disorders; Focus on Lipedema and Dercum’s Disease

2:40 – 2:55Dr. David Amron, M.D.:  Liposuction on Lipedema Patients

2:55 – 3:15Laura Sunstein-Murphy, PhD, Esquire: Insurance and Appeals

3:15 – 3:20Questions and Handouts

 

3:20 – 3:35Break/Vendor Visits

 

3:35 – 3:45 Jeanneane Palczewski, Patient/Bob Cornute, Trainer: Afternoon Music/Stretch

3:45 – 5:00Panel Discussion:  Q & A 

5:00 – 5:30Karen Herbst, MD, PhD:  Outlook for the Future/Patient Survey/Wrap Up/Evaluation

5:30 – 5:45 Recognitions and Thank You 

 

 

6:00 – 6:45Pool Time!  Everyone is welcome!  Let’s Splash and Have Some Fun after sitting all day! 

 

 

7:00pm Professionals' Dinner - By invitation only

 

Hotel

Washington Hilton

1919 Connecticut Ave., NW,

Washington, District of Columbia, 20009 USA

1-202-483-3000 or 1-800-HILTONS

Room block code “LIP” – Rooms booked under this rate are $119.00 

*** HILTON IS SOLD OUT OF THESE ROOMS; CHECK WITH NANCY FOR OTHER HOTELS AND ROOM SHARING OPTIONS ***

 

FLOORPLAN Click here to view Washington Hilton Stacked Floorplan

 

Food

Friday night - taco salad bar and water provided (it will be HOT)

Saturday lunch - Choice of chicken Cobb salad or Greek salad with chicken, oil and vinegar and other dressings on the side. A few fish options and a few veg options are available for those that don't eat chicken or salad. Tea, iced tea, water, coffee.

The hotel has a large coffee shop and a bar on the main floor

 

Parking

There is a charge for parking at the hotel. Normally garage parking is $36 /day and valet is $46/day.

Offsite parking:

LAZ Parking 2001 S Street NW (20th Street NW & Connecticut Avenue NW). 202-667-3030. The charge will be $16.

PMI Universal South Garage 2001 Florida Avenue NW 202-785-9191. The charge is $9.

 

Registration fee of $150  can be paid for in one of the following ways:

1.      PayPal – Send your registration fee via PayPal – our PayPal address is: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

2.      To pay by credit card or check, contact our Treasurer Nancy Lazarus for details; her email address is This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  .